Video Outlines

Diploma Videos

Module 1

1. Fundamentals of Design Introduction

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2. Art Techniques – Pencil

Learn about the different types of pencils, shading techniques and start to sketch

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3. Collision of Art, Craft and Design

Learn what art, craft and design mean and how these processes meet and interconnect with one another.

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4. Art of the Torres Strait Islands

Learn about stylistically distinct indigenous Australian art made by aboriginal artists and Torres strait islander people.

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5. Form and Silhouette

Learn about form and silhouettes' meaning, types and execution in fashion as an essential design element.

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6. Elements of Design

Learn how one can use these elements to design innovative fashion collections

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7. Principles of Design

Learn about the application of one of the principles of design - proportion a designer must follow to become visually creative

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8. Colours Across Cultures

Learn about colour symbolism, its diversity and the significance colour holds across different cultures.

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9. Colour and Pattern Application

Learn about colour, print and pattern application techniques and understand how they can help enhance a fashion collection.

Module 3

1. The Fashion Industry Introduction

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2. Futuristic Couture

Learn what futuristic couture is, a journey and how today's fashion designers are paving their way into the future with innovation and technology.

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3. Bridge Fashion

Learn about the functioning of luxury brands and how bridge fashion lines narrow the gap between the consumer and the brand.

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4. High Street Fashion

Learn about some popular high street fashion brands, their nature, and the holding line in creating trends from the runway to the streets.

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5. Fashion Seasons

Learn how fashion season challenges the understanding of the economic concept of supply and demand.

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6. Fashion Capitals

Learn about Paris, Milan, London and New York, the most influential and prominent fashion capitals, called the "big four" have fashioned in their air.

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7. Global Fashion

Learn about global fashion the who the why the where the what and the how to build fashion across our globe.

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8. Fashion Tech – Revolutionizing Fashion

Learn about fashion technology encompassing a myriad of things and go in numerous directions.

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9. Cult/culture/style

Learn about clothing choices aligned to emotional connections between societal, familial, and cultural groups or communities.

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10. Developing a Mood Board

Learn about the process of creating a visual presentation that helps you communicates your concepts and ideas.

Module 4

1. Textiles and Clothing Introduction

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2. Textiles in Everyday Life

Learn about the history of textiles, its journey from the neanderthal to today and their importance in day-to-day life.

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3. Fibre - Yarn - Fabric

Learn about the difference between fibre, yarn and fabric and understand the different phases of the textile making process.

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4. The Spinning Wheel

Learn about the history, processing and types of spinning wheels used worldwide.

Module 4

5. Weaving - Significance and Evolution

Learn about the process of weaving in detail and look at some widely practiced types of weaving in the textile industry.

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6. Knitting - Origin and Evolution

Learn about the history and evolution of the knitting process.

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7. Sericulture - The Art of Silk Making

Learn about making and cultivating silkworms to produce silk.

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8. Methods of Fabric Identification

Learn about the fabric characteristics and Identification techniques.

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9. Digital Tools in Fashion

Learn about the different design software's and their applications that will help you in your design journey.

Module 5

1. Fashion History and Contextual Studies Introduction

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2. Fashion Icons of Past

Learn about the royals and the past influencers that paved the way for fashion and changed its future.

Module 5

3. The Genesis of Haute Couture

Learn about the beginning of haute couture (high sewing) and some significant designers who were the stepping stones in creating the world of couture.

Module 5

4. The Golden Age of Cinema

Learn how to post the economic crash and resulting depression cinema made a big - bang by uplifting fashion with some of the best costume designers.

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5. The Golden Age of French Fashion

Learn how Christian Dior brought new life to the industry and the beginning of French fashion.

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6. Supermodels of the 60s and 70s

Learn about the supermodels and inclusivity acceptance in fashion.

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7. The Music Scene and its Effect on Fashion

Learn about the symbiotic relationship between music and fashion and how music had a revolutionary effect on the latter.

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8. Vivienne Westwood in London

Learn about the history of punk subculture, its relevance today and how Vivienne Westwood changes the face of punk into fashion.

Module 5

9. Sustainable Fashion

Learn how sustainability was practiced in ancient times and understand its importance in today's day and age of global warming.

Module 6

1. Fashion Sketching and Illustration Introduction

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2. Designer vs Editorial Illustrations

Learn about the difference between the designer and editorial Illustrations.

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3. History of Illustration

Learn about the history of fashion illustration through its artists and their works during different times and styles.

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4. Demonstrating the Illustration Tools

Learn about the illustration tools, materials and rendering techniques.

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5. Drawing Flats

Learn to hand draw flat sketches.

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6. Fashion Figures

Learn to draw fashion figures and poses.

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7. Fashion Head

Learn to draw fashion figures.

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8. Adding Skin Tones

Learn to select the right colours and render different skin tones.

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9. Drawing Garments

Learn to draw different inner and outer wears on fashion figures.

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10. Rendering Garments

Learn to render transparent, opaque, print and various fabrics used for making your designs.

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11. Rendering Denim

Learn to apply different mediums and colour a denim dress.

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12. Accessories

Learn to draw accessories such as shoes.

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13. Illustrating a Collection

Learn to illustrate multiple designs together.

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14. Technical Flats

Learn about the technical flats that support your creative illustrations in the production purposes.

Module 7

1. Sewing Technology Introduction

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2. History of Sewing

Learn about the history of sewing and its importance.

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3. Machine Orientation and Safety

Learn how to do things right on a sewing machine.

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4. Safety Hazard and Standard Practices

Learn about safety hazards and prevention measures.

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5. Sewing Supplies

Learn about all the must-haves you need to master sewing.

Module 7

6. Operation of a Sewing Machine

Learn about a sewing machine's various functions and performance.

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7. Sewing a Pleat

Learn how to sew a perfect pleat.

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8. Sewing a Gather

Learn how to sew a perfect gather.

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9. Sewing Tucks

Learn all about tucks and how to sew them perfectly.

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10. Sewing Seams

Learn different types of seams and how to ace them perfectly.

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11. Sewing Hemlines

Learn how to sew a hemline perfectly.

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12. Sewing Pockets

Learn how to sew different types of pockets.

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13. Sewing Closures and Fasteners

Learn how to sew different types of closures and fasteners.

Module 8

1. Pattern Making Introduction

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2. Draping Basics

Learn all about the basics of draping.

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3. How to Take Measurements

Learn how to take precise measurements.

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4. Drafting a Dart

Learn how to draw a pattern for a dart.

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5. Drafting Facing and Lining

Learn how to draw a pattern for facing and lining.

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6. Drape a Bodice

Learn all about draping a bodice perfectly.

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7. Drafting a Basic Bodice

Learn how to draw a pattern for a basic bodice.

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8. Drafting a Princess Seam

Learn how to create a pattern for a perfect princess seam.

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9. Drafting a Basic Sleeve

Learn how to draft a basic sleeve.

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10. Drafting a Gathered Sleeve

Learn how to create a pattern for a gathered sleeve.

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11. Drape a Skirt

Learn all about draping a skirt.

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12. Drafting a Skirt

Learn all about creating a pattern for a skirt.

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13. Drafting an A-line Skirt

Learn how to create a pattern for an A-line skirt.

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14. Drafting a Dress

Learn how to create a pattern a dress.

Module 9

1. Fashion Draping Techniques Introduction

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2. Marking and Trueing

Learn all about marking and trueing.

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3. Drape to Paper Pattern

Learn how to convert your draped pattern into a paper pattern.

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4. Drape a Cowl

Learn how to drape a cowl that can be for a neckline collar or a style for a skirt.

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5. Drape a Sleeve

Learn how to drape a sleeve.

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6. Drape Raglan Sleeve

Learn how to drape a raglan sleeve.

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7. Drape a Gore Skirt

Learn how to drape a gored skirt.

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8. Drape a Dress

Learn how to drape a dress perfectly.

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9. Drape a Gown

Learn how to drape a gown.

Module 10

1. Surface Ornamentation Introduction

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2. Surface Ornamentation Techniques

Learn about the various techniques to enhance your textiles and express a unique idea and concept.

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3. Basic Embroidery Stitches

Learn 8 basic embroidery stitches.

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4. 32 Embroidery Techniques

Learn 32 most popular and widely used embroidery stitches.

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5. Fabric Manipulation Techniques

Learn how fabric manipulation techniques help enhance design ideas.

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6. Marigold Natural Dye

Learn to dye with natural components such as flowers, spices, and tree barks.

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7. Eco - Printing

Learn eco-printing, a technique where plants, leaves and flowers leave their shapes, colour, and marks on fabric.

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8. Art of Shibori

Learn a few techniques of resist dyeing.

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9. Block Printing

Learn the process of printing patterns by means of engraved wooden blocks.

Module 11

1. Merchandising and Marketing Introduction

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2. History of Retail Timeline: Part 1

Learn about the history of the fashion industry, the evolution of retail, supply chains and manufacturing.

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3. History of Retail Timeline: Part 2

Learn about the fashion retail from early 20th century to the present day (2022).

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4. Swot Analysis

Learn how swot analysis is an essential tool used as part of market research.

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5. Swot Analysis Application

Learn how swot analysis is an essential tool used as part of market research.

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6. Evolution of Marketing Mix

Learn about the foundation of a marketing strategy and consists of a set of tools.

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7. Merchandising and Range Planning

Learn about the application of merchandising principles in the context of range planning.

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8. Marketing and Merchandising Strategy

Learn about the key aspects of marketing and merchandising strategy that have contributed to the success of a brand.

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9. AI in Marketing

Learn about the impact of technology across the supply chain.

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10. AI in Merchandising

Learn about how ai has impacted fashion merchandising.

Module 12

1. Building a Fashion Collection Introduction

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2. Types of Collection

Learn about the types of market sectors that break into product categories for a creative choice.

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3. Circular Collection

Learn how as a designer you choose your imagery, your inspirations but then you move into the realm of the real.

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4. Design Process

Learn about the fashion design process from inspiration to runway.

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5. Developing Themes

Learn how to follow what is interesting and curious to your mind and allow it to open your eyes.

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6. Customer Profile

Learn about customer profiles with the key industry examples.

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7. Final Sketches

Learn how to create your final sketches.

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8. Sourcing

Learn about sourcing from other countries through the trade shows.

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9. Signature Style

Learn how designer's predisposition towards a type of product, material and market that inspires their creativity.

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10. Presenting your Collection

Learn how fashion shows and designer meets help you to launch your collection.

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11. Mistakes that can bring down the Brand

Learn to avoid the mistakes and make it big in the world of fashion.

Module 13

1. The Fashion Business Introduction

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2. New Tech Enabled Business Models

Learn about tech-enabled business models and alternative revenue streams that have evolved in the last few years.

Module 13

3. Brand Strategy and Customer Personas

Learn about the basics of brand strategy and how it relates to your target audience.

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4. Fashion Collaborations

Learn how similarly varied brands and designers have different USPs or customer segments that they can tap into through collaborations.

Module 13

5. Design Thinking Process

Learn about the design thinking process, its relevance in today’s digital world and its application in branding and marketing.

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6. Application of Design Thinking in Fashion

Learn about the application of design thinking in the on text of fashion.

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7. Sustainable Business Practices

Learn how sustainability is one of the essential core values for any business in today’s day and age.

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8. Sustainable BMC, Policy, and Roadmap

Learn what a sustainable business model canvas looks like.